Where is the special festival theater where Wagner’s dramas are performed?
|Bayreuther Festspiele Bayreuth Festival|
|Genre||Canon of Wagner’s stage works|
|Location(s)||Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany|
Which German town hosts the annual Wagner festival?
In the 21st century, it is the capital of Upper Franconia and has a population of 72,148 (2015). It hosts the annual Bayreuth Festival, at which performances of operas by the 19th-century German composer Richard Wagner are presented.
Where is the Ring cycle performed in Germany?
The operas are Das Rheingold (“The Rhine Gold”), Die Walküre (“The Valkyrie”), Siegfried, and Götterdämmerung (“The Twilight of the Gods”), first performed in sequence at the Festspielhaus in Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany, on August 13, 14, 16, and 17, 1876. Collectively they are often referred to as the Ring cycle.
How do you say Bayreuth in Germany?
Phonetic spelling of Bayreuth
- bahy-roit; German bahy-roit.